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The Resource The boy who harnessed the wind : creating currents of electricity and hope, William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer

The boy who harnessed the wind : creating currents of electricity and hope, William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer

Label
The boy who harnessed the wind : creating currents of electricity and hope
Title
The boy who harnessed the wind
Title remainder
creating currents of electricity and hope
Statement of responsibility
William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An enterprising teenager in Malawi builds a windmill from scraps he finds around his village and brings electricity, and a future, to his family
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
CLE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1987-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kamkwamba, William
Dewey number
621.31/2136/092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
960L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
6.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mealer, Bryan
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kamkwamba, William
  • Kamkwamba, William
  • Windmills
  • Inventors
  • Water-supply, Rural
  • Rural electrification
  • Electric power production
  • Electric power production
  • Inventors
  • Rural conditions
  • Rural electrification
  • Water-supply, Rural
  • Windmills
  • Malawi
  • Malawi
Label
The boy who harnessed the wind : creating currents of electricity and hope, William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1091940
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
273 pages
Isbn
9780061730337
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2010275963
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780061730337
  • (OCoLC)441940711
Label
The boy who harnessed the wind : creating currents of electricity and hope, William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1091940
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
273 pages
Isbn
9780061730337
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2010275963
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780061730337
  • (OCoLC)441940711

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